Welcome to Wonderful Wednesday

Get involved and develop your data visualisation knowledge & skills.

Here's how it works:

  • Each month a new challenge will be provided, including access to the relevant dataset.
  • Download the data, and develop your own data visualisations.
  • Develop your graphics and code (using any programming language or tool) and submit your entry.
  • Attend the monthly webinar, to hear your submission discussed by our expert panel. Alternatively, please feel free to simply attend the webinars, view the submitted graphics and listen to the panel discussion.

We welcome suggestions for new challenges! Please feel free to submit your idea here.

Current Challenge: US Disease Incidence

This month’s challenge is about a publicly available US disease incidence data set with yearly records covering period 1928 to 2000.

The challenge is to produce a data visualisation that shows patterns in incidence for each disease area.

Process & timeline:

Dataset: US Disease IncidenceIntroduction of the challenge: Webinar 39 from May 10th (available on VoD)
Submission: Click here to submitDeadline: July 5th
Next webinar: Click here to register Date: July 12th

* NOTE to download a single data set as a csv file, click on the raw button and save the file. The following link describes the process in further detail

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Details of previous Wonderful Wednesdays can be found on our blog site. Each blog entry includes:
• Submitted visualisations
• A summary of the panel discussion
• Submitted code


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